Card-Monroe is pleased to announce that Tufting University has reached the 1,000 student mark. Tufting-U, established in 2008, fulfills the tufting industry's need for education and training in all area related to tufting - from proper maintenance, to efficient machinery operation, to design optimization. Tufting University is the industry's only training institution with a full-time, dedicated instructor and a learning lab with 2 cut-away tufting machines for hands-on learning.
In making the announcement, CMC President Brad Card said, "This week's class included the 998th, 999th, and 1,000th students. The industry has embraced Tufting-U, which has now hosted over 90 carpet mills from 18 different countries, including the latest attendees from Tuftmaster in Australia.
Due to the success of Tufting-U, CMC is planning future enhancements to its training program at its corporate office in Chattanooga, TN.